Scannell-Desch’s research interests involve issues related to the military, including nursing and veterans’ care. She is the author of Nurses After War: Experiences of Reintegration following the Iraq and Afghanistan Wars (Springer Publishing, 2016) and co-author of Nurses in War: Voices from Iraq and Afghanistan (Springer Publishing, 2012).
Areas of Expertise:
- Military nursing
- Care of veterans
- Reintegration of veterans from wars in Iraq and Afghanistan
- Mid-life widowhood